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Google Docs gets web clipboard

Google Docs gets web clipboard

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As months pass, the functionality of Google Docs seems to be getting closer and closer to that of a real office suite. The latest addition is that of an extended clipboard, storing any copied or cut text in the cloud and then allowing you to paste into... >>

Microsoft Office 2010 pricing revealed

Microsoft Office 2010 pricing revealed

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Microsoft has revealed more information on pricing for its due-in-June Office 2010 software, with the "Starter" version due to be available for free. Office Starter 2010 replaces Microsoft Works and will offer consumers basic productivity features via... >>

OpenOffice 3.2 now available

OpenOffice 3.2 now available

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OpenOffice.org, the open-source office software package, has released version 3.2 of its free Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access replacement tools. Simultaneously, the team also revealed that it's hit 300 million downloads since the suite launched in... >>

Microsoft announces Office for Mac 2011 for "later this year"

Microsoft announces Office for Mac 2011 for "later this year"

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Microsoft has chosen Macworld as the venue to announce that Office for Mac 2011 is due to be available later this year. "You, the Mac community, have a voice", says Microsoft, somewhat dramatically, in a press release. "And at the Microsoft Macintosh... >>

Microsoft loses Office patent appeal

Microsoft loses Office patent appeal

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The US Court of Appeals has upheld a ruling from May 2009 that Microsoft is infringing the patents of a database design company called i4i. Microsoft has been ordered to stop selling Microsoft Word and Office by January 11. The suit revolves around Word's... >>

Office 2010 to ship in June

Office 2010 to ship in June

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Over recent days, rumours have been floating around that Microsoft had accidentally released a notice that Office 2010 would be made available in June. Well, it's now been confirmed by a Microsoft spokesperson that the rumours are true, and June will... >>

Ten reasons to try out Microsoft Office 2010

Ten reasons to try out Microsoft Office 2010

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Microsoft Office 2010 has now entered its public beta phase, and it's already looking like a pretty substantial upgrade to the 2007 version, and a huge improvement on earlier editions of the omnipresent Office app suite. Here's ten reasons why you should... >>

MS Office 2010 beta now available

MS Office 2010 beta now available

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Microsoft has revealed that the 2010 edition of its phenomenally successful Office suite has now entered beta. The software can be downloaded directly from Microsoft.com/office/2010. The new version has a whole host of improvements, many of which will... >>

Microsoft issues update for Office 2008 for Mac

Microsoft issues update for Office 2008 for Mac

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Microsoft has updated its Office 2008 for Mac software, with version 12.2.3 now available to download from the Help and Support section of Microsoft's website.   As well as the usual security and stability fixes, the update includes fixes for vulnerabilities... >>

Microsoft introduces Office Starter 2010

Microsoft introduces Office Starter 2010

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Microsoft has announced that it's dumping its Office-lite software, Microsoft Works, in favour of an ad-supported "Office Starter 2010". The idea is that PC makers will install the full version of Office on computers they sell, but that users will be... >>